University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

Civil Engineering

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Course summary

This course is designed to provide the educational base to become professionally recognised as a chartered engineer. The course covers the breadth of civil engineering including the mainstream subjects such as Structural Analysis and Design, Hydraulics, Geotechnics, and Materials, as well as the underpinning mathematics, and specialist subjects such as Sustainabilty, Environmental Engineering, and Structural Fire Engineering. The course is structured to provide a BEng(Hons) award after three years, with the opportunity to progress to the fourth year and obtain an MEng award. An optional Sandich placement year is included between levels 5 and 6. The Master’s year will provide greater breadth, and a more in-depth understanding of the subject. This programme is offered in partnership with the world-renowned BRE, giving you access to specialist facilities, projects and lectures.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • The Joint Board of Moderators
  • Civil Engineers, Institution of
  • Structural Engineers, Institution of
  • Highway Engineers, Institute of (IHE)
  • Chartered institution of Highways & Transportation Civil Engineers, The Institution of

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6With no less than 5.5 in any band or equivalent

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Civil Engineering at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS